The Medical Anthropology and Sociology winter school course takes place annually in January. These short, intensive courses are designed to offer participants both an overview of and insight into the state of the art of medical anthropological research in three essential themes in health care.
The courses are taught in English. Participants will be exposed to the latest thinking in medical anthropology and will be stimulated to discuss and exchange ideas. The winter school courses are part of the Master’s programme in Medical Anthropology and Sociology offered by the Graduate School of Social Sciences, University of Amsterdam.
Prof. Dr. Mark Jordans
After this course participants should be able:
In this course students will gain knowledge of various theoretical approaches in the field of culture, psychology and psychiatry. Major themes to be discussed include:
|Monday January 10th||10:00 - 16:30|
|Wednesday January 12th||10:00 - 16:30|
|Friday January 14th||10:00 - 16:30|
|Tuesday January 18th||10:00 - 16:30|
|Thursday January 20th||10:00 - 16:30|
UvA Master of Medical Anthropology and Sociology students take the course for 3 EC as part of their curriculum. VU Master Global Health students take the course for 6 EC as part of their electives. All other participants take the course for 3 EC.
Students enrolled in a full time Master’s programme at a Dutch university are legally exempt from paying extra tuition.
Professionals and students from a non-Dutch university:
Lunch is not included.
Invoices can be paid by employers, research institutes or individuals.
Entry requirements for the winter courses are:
Are you an international participant? Please note that housing/hotel and visa arrangements need to be made individually and are not included in the tuition fees. In case you need a visa, please start procedures as soon as possible.
1 November 2021
For more information contact the study advisor via firstname.lastname@example.org
|Credits||3-6 ECTS, 2 weeks|
|Language of instruction||English|